“The Blind Side” producer Alcon Entertainment is cooking up “Chicken Soup for the Soul,” acquiring film and TV rights to the inspirational brand of books. The banner plans to finance and produce a…
Chicken Soup For The Soul
Bill Maher, Wanda Sykes, Kathy Griffin, Anthony Jeselnik and Whitney Cummings are among the comics lined up to perform as part of the 10th annual New York Comedy Festival in November. Five-day fest…
After CBS passed on the series in May, Jim Gaffigan's comedy has been brought back into the Eye's development cycle for the 2014-15 TV season. Gaffigan stars in his untitled comedy pilot, which CBS…
Vitaly Mansky's illuminating documentary explores the contrast between the haves and have-nots along a Russian gas pipeline.
Lionsgate's Codeblack Films has set Oct. 11 for a limited release of "The Inevitable Defeat Of Mister And Pete," starring Anthony Mackie, Jennifer Hudson and Jordin Sparks.
All3Media America has named Amy Hussey the chief operating officer for the U.S. branch of the U.K.-headquartered independent production and distribution group. Hussey, previously the executive vice…
New Jersey governor Chris Christie will guest star on an upcoming episode of NBC's “The Michael J. Fox Show.” According to the network, Christie will play himself in the segment. “The Michael J. Fox…
Negotiations between CBS and Time Warner Cable to renew their four-year-old pact — covering retransmission of CBS owned-and-operated TV stations and carriage of cable nets including Showtime — are…
Variety has selected Jake T. Austin, Abigail Breslin, Nina Dobrev, Tyler Posey and Quvenzhané Wallis as honorees at its seventh annual Power of Youth gathering, set for July 27 at Universal Studios…
Jeff Zucker has made a lot of changes in a short time in a bid to expand CNN's core audience.